Tag: singapore

Do You Need A Car In Singapore?

Do You Need A Car In Singapore?

Abel and I bought a brand new car this weekend. It was a shot-gun decision to be honest. We decided to go ahead with it when the news came up about Singapore’s new ruling to cut the growth of new cars to 0% (it was […]

Living With Big Boobs In Asia

Living With Big Boobs In Asia

This is an excerpt from an article I did for Elle.sg. You can read the full article here. I never understood the fuss about breasts till I turned 18. I think it was only then that I discovered that the chesticles I bore from puberty […]

The Seven-Step Guide To Applying For A HDB BTO Flat

The Seven-Step Guide To Applying For A HDB BTO Flat

 Taking the plunge to become a homeowner? If you are one of the many first-time applicants looking to purchase a Build-To-Order (BTO) flat, this easy seven-step guide can help you navigate the complex waters of HDB’s multi-step BTO flat application. Allay any fears you may […]

What To Look For When Picking Your BTO Flat

What To Look For When Picking Your BTO Flat

Picking your BTO (Build-to-Order) unit is not as easy as picking 4D numbers. You need some finesse to approach this difficult task. You’ll have to do plenty of research and predict the future (just a bit!). Start by canvassing the area; you should be familiar […]

Getting Glorious Unicorn Hair in Singapore

Getting Glorious Unicorn Hair in Singapore

The reign of my kaleidoscopic mane is coming to an end. It’s about time I switched back to bland brown again. What an end of an era. No more rainbow, unicorn, mermaid type hair. I’ve done it all and I’m done damaging my hair. Tis bittersweet. […]

Married and homeless in Singapore

Married and homeless in Singapore

As someone who’s waiting for her HDB BTO flat to be built, I can honestly tell you, the most frustrating question that I’ve gotten is this: “So… When will your house be ready?” Never. Never is my answer. Abel and I have played the waiting game […]

Review: Looksee Looksee – a chill, chic design space

Have you visited Looksee Looksee? You’ll find it along Beach Road, next to uber cool design stores SuperMama and Scene Shang. It’s a “curated reading space” (say library lah) run by the Lo & Behold folks – you know this means good design and of […]

The art of being jobless in Singapore

Image Source: Medium Hey everyone. Just wanted to share something. It’s about what I’m doing now. See, I quit my comfortable, stable job at SPH 23 March 2016. I thought I was going to go on to a new job that would bring me into […]

Mrs Yap

Well, today is special! Abel and I did something that I never thought I’d do so early in life.. We registered! Tomorrow, 14 Feb 2015, Pastor Aries will be marrying Abel and I under the eyes of God. But today, we got married under the […]

Doctor’s orders: Weight loss through an appetite suppressant

Yesterday I casually mentioned to my doctor that I wanted to lose weight for the wedding in December and asked about the weight-loss clinics in hospitals. He offered, instead, Duromine. I see no reason not to mention the name of the drug, cause it’s a […]